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Suspect arrested in killing of DENR forest ranger in El Nido

(UPDATED) A suspect in the killing of forest ranger Bienvinido "Toto" Veguilla Jr. has been arrested in El Nido while five more are being...

DOLE tells employees to convert to cash unused service incentive leaves

Based on the Labor Code of the Philippines, employees who have rendered services for 12 months are entitled to five days service incentive leaves that can be monetized at the end of the year if not used.

Lewd video allegedly shot at Puerto Princesa bar causes uproar

A 26-second video clip allegedly filmed at J1 Ktv & Bar in Barangay San Miguel, Junction 1, Puerto Princesa City, is currently igniting intrigue...

Coron police nabs 2 in drug buy-bust

The Coron police on Sunday arrested a dance instructor and an employee of the Palawan State University (PSU) following a drug buy-bust operation. Coron Municipal...

Marines assisting DENR encounter NPA rebels in Brooke’s Point

A marine patrol belonging to the 24th Marine Company (24MC) of Marine Battalion Landing Team 4 (MBLT4) conducting an operation against illegal loggers was ambushed by a group of armed men believed to be New People's Army rebels on Sunday morning in Barangay Calasaguen, Brooke's Point.

Animal rights group urges probe of dog raped by gang

An animal rights group is urging authorities in Puerto Princesa City to probe the alleged rape of a dog by a gang in Barangay...

DICT offers civil service eligibility for IT specialists

The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) is now offering civil service eligibility for information technology specialists. Cheryl Ortega, DOST regional director in the...

New minimum wage takes effect June 10

The new minimum wage in Puerto Princesa City and Palawan will take effect on June 10, increasing the prevailing daily rate of P35 per...

New COVID-19 outbreak in Puerto Princesa might be due to Delta variant

(UPDATED) There is a new COVID-19 outbreak in Puerto Princesa, and it might be due to the currently predominant and dreaded Delta variant strain,...

PSU Law produces another exemplary lawyer

The Palawan State University-School of Law produced another exceptional lawyer, with one of its 2020/21 Bar Exam takers among the "exemplary passers". Atty. Harlene Hemor...

Baguio City judo team misses flight, files complaint vs Cebu Pacific

Athletes and coaches of Baguio City's defending champion team in the Batang Pinoy 2019 judo contact sport have filed a complaint against Cebu Pacific...

DILG clarifies succession rule after death of Busuanga councilor

The Section 45 of the Local Government Code provides for the succession in case of permanent vacancy in Sanggunian, according to Virgilio Tagle, provincial director of the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG).